Master of Laws in International Law in Italy

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International Law

The LLM or Master of Laws is an internationally-recognized postgraduate degree in law. LLM programs are usually open to those who have first obtained a degree in law.

If during the course of his or her education, a law student decides to pursue a career in an international capacity, an LLM in international law provides a solid foundation of knowledge on the subject.

 

Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.

Top Law Degrees in International Law in Italy 2017/2018

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Master’s degree in Law

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time 5 years October 2017 Italy Bergamo

The course provides students with an advanced level of legal training. It encompasses elements of fundamental legal culture and principles, both on a national and international scale and teaches students the skills needed to draft various types of legal documents (regulatory, negotiatory and judicial) including learning how to use the technological tools currently available. [+]

Best Masters of Laws in International Law in Italy 2017/2018. The course provides students with an advanced level of legal training. It encompasses elements of fundamental legal culture and principles, both on a national and international scale and teaches students the skills needed to draft various types of legal documents (regulatory, negotiatory and judicial) including learning how to use the technological tools currently available. The Laurea Magistrale also instructs students on how to analyse, interpret and evaluate legal questions. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The Second Level Degree in Law (Magistrale) is conferred after a period of five years study and after completing a specialization or a period of practical traineeship experience, the student may embark on the career of lawyer, notary or judge. The degree also leads to high level legal work in socio-economic or political fields. A graduate can gain a career in a public institution, in private companies, both in Italy or internationally or in a union/syndicate. He can act in the field of computing law, international and EU law. The year practical experience can be substituted with a recognised specialization after completion of the Second Level Degree in Law (Magistrale). PLEASE NOTE A student can trasfer onto the Second Level Degree in Law (Magistrale) from Company Legal Expert Degree Course or from the Specialized Degree in Law. ADMISSION Admission to Italian Universities is possible only if the student holds a Diploma di Maturità ("A" Levels/Higher School Certificate) gained after 5 years at a high school. ENTRY TESTS There is... [-]

Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Transnational Crime and Justice

UNICRI United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute
Campus Full time 1 year November 2017 Italy Turin

The Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Transnational Crime and Justice is specifically designed for young professionals and university graduates wishing to specialize in the fields of comparative criminal law, humanitarian law, human rights law, transnational crimes and transitional justice. [+]

L.L.M Overview The Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Transnational Crime and Justice is specifically designed for young professionals and university graduates wishing to specialize in the fields of comparative criminal law, humanitarian law, human rights law, transnational crimes and transitional justice. Depending on each student’s background and interest, the programme is ideal for careers in the legal and political sectors both at a national and international level as well as further academic studies. Through a combination of lectures, seminars and practical exercises selected students will acquire: in-depth knowledge on the theoretical and practical aspects related to the investigation and adjudication of international crimes and human rights violations; overall comprehension of the functioning of international criminal tribunals, special and hybrid courts and their legacy to national courts; familiarity with the principle of rule of law and thorough understanding of the interdisciplinary processes and mechanisms related to transitional justice and justice reform in post-conflict situations and countries in transitions; unique insights into the policies and tools of the United Nations, other international organizations as well as national bodies for the prevention, investigation, control and punishment of transnational crimes such as corruption, counterfeiting, environmental crime, smuggling of migrants, terrorism and trafficking in persons. Structure and Content The LL.M is characterized by an interdisciplinary academic strategy that integrates theory and practice, favour active exchanges of ideas, and further the comparative and critical thinking skills of participants. Upon successful conclusion of the course students will have acquired in depth and up-to-date knowledge on the main... [-]